Want to sing? Come and join the Addison Singers!

The Addison Singers are looking for new singers for the term starting in September. The locally based Addison Singers comprises two classical choirs – an auditioned Chamber Choir and larger non-auditioned Oratorio Choir; and two jazz choirs – an auditioned Jazz Ensemble and a larger non-auditioned all-female Jazz Choir. It also offers three different singing…

Hammersmith United Charities news

Nearly 400 years after the original bequest and 155 years after the creation of the two “branches”, Hammersmith United Charities is thriving as a locally focused, community oriented charity. They operate across the eight wards in the North of the LB of Hammersmith and Fulham (our “Area of Benefit”) serving a highly diverse population of…

ICC: Irish Traditional Instrument lessons – adults and children

Music lessons will be returning on Saturday 23 September. If you have any questions about the classes feel free to ring the centre on 020 8563 8232 or e-mail info@irishculturalcentre.co.uk Tad Sargent – Guitar + bodhran Jacquelyn Hynes – Whistle + flute Michael Sweeney – Fiddle Anna McNally – Concertina Click here for registration for…

Hammersmith Schools Celebrate Great GCSE Grades

An increasing number of Hammersmith & Fulham students have achieved the most widely accepted gold standard, five or more GCSEs at grades A* to C including English and maths. According to provisional figures for 2017 from schools across the borough, the total this year was 68%, up 4% on last year. West London Free School…

W6 to have fastest broadband technology

Broadband users in Hammersmith will soon be able to access the fastest speeds yet developed – up to 330Mbps. Hammersmith has been chosen by Openreach as one of 26 places across the country where it is piloting its new ultrafast G.Fast fibre broadband technology. The plan is to roll out the cutting edge technology to…

The H&F response to the Grenfell Tower fire

Please click here to be redirected to the LBHF website. The response covers the following points: Cladding passes safety checks, Letters to residents, Window panels to be replaced at Charecroft Estate, Fire patrols, Sprinklers, Listening to residents, Families being housed in H&F, Grenfell Tower Response Team,High-rise fire safety in H&F,Fire Brigade advice – are you…

New funds for future of H&F theatres and arts groups

Theatres and arts groups in Hammersmith & Fulham will share in an £8.6million funding boost over the next four years. Arts Council England has pledged annual grants to six centres until 2022, giving financial security into the future. Two of the biggest beneficiaries are the Bush and Lyric theatres, which are both financially supported by…